Proactive Versus Reactive Maintenance Measurement/Improvement

Successful maintenance improvement projects in large organisations require a systematic and well-founded approach to ensure tangible technical outcomes. A structured maintenance data analysis has been developed to address key maintenance objectives known as proactive maintenance, backlog management and failure mode analysis. Maintenance data (i.e. work orders) for one fiscal year 2002/2003 in a large Alumina […]

Maintenance Engineering Bureau Using Maintenance Data To Drive Improvement

This paper presents an objective methodology for maintenance data analysis. The purposes of these analyses are to identify strengths and weaknesses in the maintenance management system, opportunities for improvements, and benchmark maintenance key elements against maintenance best practice. A wide range of reports can be provided from analysing the data from computerised maintenance management systems. […]

Strategy — Maintenance, Capital and Risk

This paper presents various methodologies and issues associated with a total asset management process that embraces the use of capital and maintenance expenditure to ensure assets meet the full spectrum of operational requirements, including safety, performance and return on investment. The broad range of issues associated with implementing asset management mean that the work must […]

Strategic Asset Management

This paper presents various methodologies and issues associated with a total asset management process that embraces the use of capital and maintenance expenditure to ensure assets meet the full spectrum of operational requirements, including safety, performance and return on investment. Pervading the entire process is a risk management process that is a function of the […]

Safety Engineering Management – SafetyPoint

The Covaris Safety Engineering Management is an established system based on the Australian and International Standards and engineering best practice in safety engineering. It enables the systematic examination of the hazards associated with plant and machinery, leading to a documented safety improvement scheme and an ultimately safer workplace.   safety_engineering_management_-_safetypoint.pdf